CUHK | Dr Lui Che Woo Distinguished Professor Public Lecture | 14 Feb 2020

On behalf of Lui Che Woo Institute of Innovative Medicine, we cordially invite

all members and colleagues of The Hong Kong College of Otorhinolaryngologists

to attend the Dr. Lui Che Woo Distinguished Professor Public Lecture which

will be held on Friday, 14 February 2020 at the Postgraduate Education Centre,

Prince of Wales Hospital.


Professor Irene Tracey, Warden of Merton College, Professor of Anaesthetic

Neuroscience and Pro-Vice Chancellor (without portfolio) at the University of

Oxford is invited to be the Dr. Lui Che Woo Distinguished Professor 2020,

who will deliver the lecture on “Advanced Neuroimaging in Pain and Anaesthesia”.

The details of lecture are as follows:



14 February 2020 (Friday)


5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

* Tea Reception starts at 5:00 p.m.


Shaw Auditorium, 1/F

Postgraduate Education Centre/Jockey Club School of Public Health

Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories


Professor Irene Tracey, MA(Oxon), D.Phil., FRCA, FMedSci

Professor Irene Tracey is Warden of Merton College, Oxford, which is one of

Oxford’s oldest undergraduate and graduate colleges dating back to 1264.

Irene is also Professor of Anaesthetic Neuroscience in the Nuffield Department

of Clinical Neurosciences and Pro-Vice Chancellor at the University of Oxford.

She was also Head of the Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences

– a 550-person world-leading basic and clinical research department.


Professor Irene Tracey is world-renowned expert in utilizing functional MRI

in the study of brain diseases, in particular, unravelling the mechanisms of

pain perception. She was a co-founder of the very famous Oxford Centre for

Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Brain (FMRIB) and was its

former director. Outputs of this MRI centre since its inception in 1998 have

made significant advancement in our understanding of how the brain works

and in MRI technologies. The FMRIB Software Library (FSL) that is commonly

applied worldwide for the analysis of fMRI and DTI brain imaging data was

written by members of FMRIB.


Advanced Neuroimaging in Pain and Anaesthesia




For interested parties, please complete the online registration form on or before 7 February 2020.


For enquiries, please do not hesitate to contact me at undersigned or

Ms Amy Lai at Tel: 3943 3077 / Email: